See·ger(sē′gər), Peter Known as "Pete." 1919-2014.
American folk singer who popularized folk music in the 1950s and 1960s. Many of his songs have social or political themes, including "If I Had a Hammer" (1949) and "Where Have All the Flowers Gone?" (1955).
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